Triton News

Coronado Middle School -January 14-18, 2019

8 Keys of Excellence - January Key: "Speak with Good Purpose"

“One kind word can change someone’s entire day!”

CMS Happenings

This Week:

Jan 14 Triton Time

Coronado SAFE Coffee Talk: 8:30am at the CUSD Board Room

Back to Basics in the New Year with Fred Becker

Homework Club 3:00-4:15

Jan 15 7th grade Field Trip to Medieval Times 8:00 am-3:45 pm

Garden Club 3:00-4:00

Homework Club 3:00-4:15

Band & Choir Boosters Meeting Granzer Hall 5:30-7:00 pm

Jan 16

Jan 17 End of Semester 1

SAFE outreach activities at lunch

No Homework Club today

Jan 18 No school for students/Teacher work day

Jan 21 MLK Day, No School

End of Semester 1: Thursday, January 17, 2019 is the last day of the semester. Report cards will be mailed home on Friday, January 25, 2019.

Triton Time: This Monday, students will begin their end of semester 1 reflections on their My Learning Plan (MLP) and add work they are proud of to their e-portfolio.

Attention 7th Grade Parents:

Medieval Times Field Trip: Students need to arrive to school no later than 8:00 am. Buses will depart at 8:15 am and return by 3:45 pm.

California Healthy Kids Survey: The survey will be administered to all 7th graders on January 24th . For more information and a sample survey, click on the link

Passive consent forms are only for students who are opting out. They will need to be returned to English teachers by January 11, 2019.

8th Grade Yearbook Baby and Friendship Ads: There are only a few spaces left and the deadline is January 31st. Click on the link below!

ASB Announcements from President Lacey Levy: Happy New Year! ASB is excited for our annual Pasta for Pennies fundraiser beginning January 28th! The CMS Junior Optimists are busy preparing student coin boxes for this friendly, schoolwide competition to raise money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

Coronado SAFE Coffee Talk: Jan.14th 8:30am at the CUSD Board Room

Back to Basics in the New Year with Fred Becker


  • How to make your child earn and appreciate the things they have
  • Learn how to stay out of power struggles
  • How to set limits in your home and have your children honor them
  • Learn how to motivate your child to live up to their potential

PTO Updates

January 24: PTO Meeting at 9:00am - CMS Library
The Surfer Yearbook 2019

YEARBOOK: Be sure to order yours!

8th Grade Yearbook Baby/Friendship Ads

Space is limited and ads are sold on a first come first served basis.

Mark your calendar for upcoming dates:

January : Key of Excellence “Speak with Good Purpose”

Jan 22 Quarter 3 begins

CoSA Preview for 8th graders 2:00-3:00

Jan 23 Disneyland field trip for Beginning Band & Choir

Jan 24 California Healthy Kids Survey administered in grade 7

PTO Meeting CMS Library 9 am

Cotillion 7:30-8:30 pm Granzer Hall

Jan 25 Emergency Drill per 7

Cabaret Performing Arts Fundraiser 6-8 pm Granzer Hall

Jan 28-Feb 15 Pasta for Pennies Drive

Jan 28 Choices begins

Jan 29 Disneyland field trip Advanced Band and Performing Arts

Jan 30 Coffee with Karin 8:45-10:00 for parents

Jan 31 LATE START THURSDAY - students arrive at 9:45

8th grade assembly at 10:15 in CHS Theater “I Choose My Future” presented by Rocky Herron

Parent presentation 6:00 pm at CHS Theater

APA Weekend Retreat

February Key of Excellence “Ownership”

Feb 3 APA Retreat return at 1:00pm

Feb 4-8 Spirit Week

National School Counseling Week

Feb 4 Triton Time

Feb 5 ISF Ice Cream Social Granzer Hall 5:30

Feb 7 SAFE outreach activities at lunch

CMS Annual Spelling Bee 3:30 pm in Granzer Hall

Cotillion 7:30-8:30 pm Granzer Hall

Feb 8 8th Grade Vision and Hearing Screening

CoSA Early Application Deadline

CMS Dance hosted by ASB 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Feb 11 Coronado SAFE presents The Life of Kids Online What Parents Need to Know With Dr. Rienzi Haytasingh 6:30pm at CHS Theater